Q1.

A sum of Rs. 731 is divided among A, B and C, such that A’ receives 25% more than B and B receives 25% less than C. What is C’s share in the amount ?

(a)  Rs. 172

(b)  Rs. 200

(c)  Rs. 262

(d)  Rs. 258

(e)  None of these

Q2.

Vaishali spent Rs. 31,897 on the air conditioner for her home Rs. 38,789 on buying plasma television and the remaining 23% of the total amount she had as cash with her. What was the total amount?

(a) Rs. 74,625

(b) Rs. 86,750

(c)  Rs. 91,800

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

Q3.

Average score of a class of 50 students, in an exam is 34. Average score of the students who have passed is 52 and the average score of students who have, failed is 16. How many students have failed in the exam ?

(a)25

(b)20

(c)15

(d)18

(e)30

Q4.

One shirt is drawn randomly. What is the probability that it is either red or yellow ?

(a) 4/15

(b) 7/15

(c) 11/15

(d) 8/15

(e) 13/15

Q5.

One of the angles of a quadrilateral is thrice the smaller angle of a parallelogram. The respective ratio between the adjacent angles of the parallelogram is 4 : 5. Remaining three angles of the quadrilateral are in ratio 4 : 11 : 9 respectively. What is the sum of the largest and the smallest angles of the quadrilateral?

(a)255

(b)260

(c)265

(d)270

(e)  None of these

Q6.

A sum of money is to be divided among four persons in the ratio of 2 : 3 : 4 : 5. Out of the four, one person gets Rs. 200 more than the other and Rs.100 less than another. What is the sum ?

(a)  Rs. 2800

(b)  Rs. 1400

(c) Rs. 4200

(d) Cannot be determined

(e)  None of these

Q7.

A and B started a business by investing  Rs. 21,600 and  Rs. 14,400 respectively. After few months from the start of the business, C joined them by investing  Rs.18,000. If the total annual profit earned by them is  Rs. 10,600, out of which C’s share is  Rs. 2,120, after how many months from the start of business did C invest ?

(a)4

(b)2

(c)8

(d)3

(e)None of these

Q8.

A trader marks up his goods by 50%. However, he could sell only-third of his stock at this price. The half of the remaining stock was sold at a discount of 7.14% and the remaining at a discount of 16.67%. Find the overall percentage profit of the trader.

(a)38%

(b)42%

(c)29%

(d)34%

(e)40%

Q9.

Two girls and 4 boys are to be seated in a row in such a way that the girls do not sit together. In how many different ways can it be done ?

(a)720

(b)480

(c)360

(d)240

(e) None of these

Q10.

The difference between the com-pound interest and simple interest on a sum of Rs. 18000 at the same rate of interest for 2 years is Rs. 405. What is the rate of interest per cent per annum?

(a)15%

(b)12%

(c)14%

(d)10%

(e) None of these

Q11.

Sixteen men and twelve women can complete a work in 8 days, if 20 men can complete the same work in 16 days, in how many days 16 women can complete the same piece of work ?

(a)12

(b)8

(c)10

(d)15

(e)20

Q12.

Mr. Rao invests a sum of  Rs. 41,250 at the rate of 6 p.c.p.a. What approximate amount of compound interest will he obtain at the end of 3 years?

[1]Rs. 8,100

[2]Rs. 7,425

[3]  Rs. 8,210

[4]  Rs. 7,879

[5]  Rs. 7,295

Q13.

The average speed of a car is 9/5 times the average speed of a bus. A tractor covers 575km in 23 hours. How much distance will the car cover in 4 hours if the speed of the bus is twice the speed of the tractor ?

(a) 340 km

(b) 480 km

(c) 360 kin

(d) 450 km

(e) None of these

Q14.

If a student walks from his house to school at 5 km/hr, he is late by 30 minutes. However, if he walks at 6 km/hr, he islate by 5 minutes only. The distance of his school from his house is.

(a) 2.5 km

(b) 3.6 km

(c) 5.5 km

(d) 12.5 km

(e)None of these

Q15.

The length of a rectangle is 20% more than its breadth. What will be the ratio of the area of this rectangle to the area of a square whose side is equal to the breadth of the rectangle?

(a) 5 : 6

(b) 6 : 5

(c) 2 : 1

(e)None of these

Q16.

Each dimension in metres of a rectangular solid is an integer less than 17, the volume of the solid is 176 cubic metre, if the height of the solid is 16m, what is the surface area (in sq. metre) of the solid?

(a)448

(b)384

(c)395

(d)424

(e)406